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A research guide for Linguistics, including library and other resources, where to find corpora and datasets, and more.


The Allusionist explores language in an accessible and humorous way. Host Helen Zaltzman also provides transcripts and a useful lexicon index. Based in London, UK.


Field Notes is a podcast about linguistics fieldwork. Host Martha Tsutsui Billins was inspired to create this podcast after her first time in the field, in Amami Oshima, Japan. Field Notes aims to share the stories of linguists doing fieldwork to document, describe, and understand how languages (particularly under-described and under-documented languages) work. Transcripts provided.



The History of English Podcast is a chronological history of the English language examined through the lens of historical events that shaped the development and spread of the language from the Eurasian steppe to the entire world.


Lexicon Valley is a podcast about language, from pet peeves, syntax, and etymology to neurolinguistics and the death of languages. Hosted by linguist John McWhorter.


Lingthusiasm is a long-running and engaging podcast about all things linguistics. Hosts and linguists Gretchen McCulloch and Lauren Gawne explore a wide variety of topics in monthly episodes. Some feature interviews with linguistics scholars.


Subtitle is the official podcast of the Linguistic Society of America. It tells stories about languages and the people who speak them.



University of Oxford Linguistics offers recorded presentations, talks, and more on topics related to language.


A Way With Words is a weekly radio show about language seen through culture, history, and family. Co-hosts Martha Barnette and Grant Barrett talk with callers who have questions and stories about linguistics, old sayings, word histories, etymology, regional dialects, slang, new words, word play, word games, grammar, family expressions, books, literature, writing, and more.


The World in Words podcast is about language — everything from bilingual education to the globalization of English to Icelandic insults. Hosted by The World's Patrick Cox.


BrowZine allows you to easily find, read, and monitor thousands of scholarly journals available through University of Rochester covering all disciplines. Create an account (free) and save your favorite journals to your bookshelf for easy access! For more info on linguistics-specific journals go here.


IPA Phonetics for iPhone & iPad provides a unique and intuitive touch interface for exploring the International Phonetic Alphabet as well as numerous voice qualities and articulations.